Category Archives: Gripes

Essay: People who need to go away in 2018

December 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD We are less than a month away from the New Year when everyone makes resolutions and plans on

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With the demise of the Village Voice, will the ugly news racks go too?

September 1, 2018- The Village Voice print newspaper has gone out of business. The company

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Essay: Ever wonder how atrocious performances by Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Lawrence, or Meryl Streep won Oscars?

January 4, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD It is the beginning of the Hollywood award show season where meritless popularity-contest-awards

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Essay: Sheer negligence allowed terrorist truck attack on Lower Manhattan

Update January 29, 2018- I told you so. We Inform. Victims of the Halloween ISIS attack are suing the city for negligence.

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Essay: Hollywood Communists Control Mayor de Blasio and Disrupt Communities at Will with Film Shoots

October 4, 2018- A Tribeca dog walker with a blog is complaining about the incessant Hollywood films

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Essay: Addictive social media apps are our modern day tobacco problem

June 21, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Doomsayers have warned for decades about the damage computers and social media will cause

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Essay: Fox and Friends is degrading to women

October 8, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD Fox and Friends is just over the top. The Roger Ailes 1960’s sexist mentality is alive and well and

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Essay: The Texas apocalypse is exposing TV news as lazy New York bubble dwellers

September 1, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Today, I saw on the TV news a new development in Houston and Dallas that I do not think this country

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Essay: The United States just entered into a second Civil War

Update November 5, 2017- Outspoken conservative senator Rand Paul was attacked by his neighbor,

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Essay: 2017 is the Year of the Woman

Update December 6, 2017- Time Magazine (which is no longer even a magazine or relevant)

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Quid pro Cuomo gives $1 Billion stadium contract to big donor

October 24, 2018- The Post reports, “One of Gov. Cuomo’s biggest donors has landed a $1 billion-plus

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Governor Quid pro Cuomo panders to Hispanics by proposing Puerto Rico hurricane memorial in BPC

September 21, 2018- Our corrupt Mafia Don governor, whom I prefer to call “Quid Pro Cuomo“, is pandering to the socialists on the left by proposing a monument in The Battery (the news

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Pennsylvania Mayor gets 15-years in prison for rigging contracts (just like Governor Quid pro Cuomo)

October 23, 2018- by Steven E. Greer BPTV has reported extensively on the routine use of RFP contract rigging by the BPCA to drive

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The perfect hamburger is very simple

July 4, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The perfect American hamburger is simple. However, the food pornographer chefs of New York City love to overthink the hamburger. Virtually every hamburger written up in New York press is perverted beyond recognition.

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Deadly infections from dog saliva on the rise

October 4, 2018- The next time you see a lunatic treating their dog like a human child, bringing them onto a plane or into a restaurant, think about this: CBS reports, “A Wisconsin man who lost part of his forearms … Continue reading

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Will Sheldon Silver ever see a day in prison?

Update October 5, 2018– Shelly dodged jail again. His appeal papers are due December 3rd.

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BPCA President Shari Hyman leaves amidst scandal

September 15, 2017- The Tribeca Tribune reported that BPCA President Shari Hyman has left her job

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Safe crossings at Greer Pedestrian Plaza

August 2, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD After two years of work by a community effort, with the cooperation of the City DOT, extensive street safety measures were designed for South End Avenue

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Sheldon Silver’s stop sign not helping PS 276

April 1, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD The all-powerful State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s solution to the extremely unsafe road in front of PS 276 was to have the DOT place a stop sign. Local resident and mother of … Continue reading

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West Thames and Battery Place needs a traffic light

October 10, 2013- Not shown in this still photo is the manner in which the group of children

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